Nuremberg as a city is not necessarily known for the best of reasons. Slowly falling apart, there are a number of Nazi buildings that the city would prefer to forget. In addition, there are a number of touristic attractions that draw tourists literally by the million, the biggest being the Christmas Market, Christkindlesmarkt.

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The Burggarten, the castle garden, is one of those tourist attractions that tends to get missed. It is very much an insiders’ tip, even for the locals

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Next to the city wall and made up of a number of separate areas, it is a peaceful and colourful place to go.

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